studioGA


Our office is an international active architectural practice. The office was founded in 2001 and has expanded to 25 employees and office locations in Munich and Berlin - Germany. Our selected network of partners and consultants includes some of the leading engineering companies in Germany and Austria.

Together with them we are proud to create exciting and economic architecture as our main value for our clients. Our office is working with BIM since 2001 and is equipped with current 2-d and 3-d software, plotter and 3D printer. Our well trained staff has international experience in education and professional work.

Better Results With Better Design

Researching new ways of design improves the quality for the client and produces better buildings.

Commercial success through efficiency

Even complex typologies and buildings can be carried out economically. With our dedication and experience in design this aim is becoming reality. 




CEO

Wolfgang Gollwitzer

CV

1999 Master in Advanced Architectural Design Columbia University New York
1997 Diploma Architektur (Technische Universität München)
1996 ETH Zürich
1993 Architektur (Universität Kaiserslautern)

Profession

founded studio gollwitzer architekten gmbH in 2011
founded gollwitzer architekten in München and Deggendorf in 2001
05/2000-12/2000 Daniel Libeskind, Berlin [D]
01/2000-04/2000 RUR architects Reiser & Umemoto, New York [USA]
06/1999-12/1999 Daniel Libeskind, Berlin [D]
05/1999-06/1999 RUR architects Reiser & Umemoto, New York [USA]

Teaching

2010 guest critic Angewandte Wien
2003 guest critic Princeton University
2003 Vorlesungsserie Fachhochschule Deggendorf
2002 digital consulting, Princeton University
2002 guest critic Princeton University, Undergraduate Studio
2002 guest critic Ben van Berkel, Städelschule Frankfurt
2001 TU München, guest critic Advanced Studio for Prof. Kiessler
2000 Princeton University, NJ [USA], Assistent, Jesse Reiser

Publications

Honorable Mentioning Lower Austria Building Award 2007 [A]
BSW Award German Pool Association 2007 [D]
Dichte, Werkstattbericht TUM 1995, München [D]
abstract 98.99, 1999, New York, [USA]
wettbewerbe aktuell, 01/2003, Wien, [A]
Prototypo #008 “Gravity & Grace”, BMW Factory in Leipzig
AIA New York Award for BMW FACTORY in Leipzig
Wettbewerbe Aktuell, 12/2003, [D]
Bund Deutscher Baumeister, 4/2003, München, elypso [D]
Timber Construction, Beratende Ingenieure,5-2005, S.10-12, VBI, Berlin
Interview “Architecutre in Motion”, 2005, Nemetschek Review, München

DESIGNPARTNER

Mitsuhisa Matsunaga

CV

Profession

Mar/2012 − Present     studioGA, Munich, Germany
Nov/2010 − Feb/2012    UNStudio, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Sep/2004 − Jun/2009    Reiser + Umemoto, RUR Architecture, NYC, USA
Sep/2006 − May/2009   Teaching Assistant Princeton University
                      Graduate School of Architecture, New Jersey, USA
Jan/2006 − May/2006    Teaching Assistant The Cooper Union,
                      New York, USA
Jan/2004 − May/2004    Teaching Assistant Pratt Institute, New York, USA
2000 − 2002            OBRA, New York, USA
1996 − 1999            Design Studio Architects, Inc. Tokyo, Japan

Education

Sep/2002 − May/2004    Master of Architecture, Post-Professional Degree
                      Pratt Institute, New York, USA
1992 − 1996            Bachelor of Engineering in Architecture
                      Tokyo Denki University, Tokyo, Japan
1989 − 1992            High school diploma Tokyo Denki University
                      High School, Tokyo, Japan

TEAM

Munich

Saulius Budzinauskas
Won Chae
Eva Goula
Yeajee Han
Minoru Izuchi
Emma Johansson
Tobias Klarner
Christian Labud
Maria Lopez-Ortega Batlles
Bomching Maio
Vivi Maraveli
Oluwaseun Ojo
Lidia Reiser
Goda Visockaite
Wang Wong

Berlin

Jorge Dominguez
Aleksandra Ostapiuk
Pola Pollok
Kate Popkova
Tobias Reckert
Yonathan Stein



MEMBERSHIPS

The office is member of the following institutions:


Chamber of architects Bayern, Munich

Architect list Brandenburg, Potsdam

Member of the Association of quality planners in construction

Member of the German Association for sustainable building (DGNB)

Member AIA New York (American Chamber of Architects)

Member of the German society for the bath related topics